Disease Information for Exostosis

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Clinical Manifestations
Signs & Symptoms
Scalp mass
Ankle Bony Mass
Bone Mass/Local Swelling
Radius Bone Mass
Skull bony swelling
Disease Progression
Course/Chronic disorder
Course/Chronic only
Demographics & Risk Factors
Population Group
Child
Population/Pediatrics population
Sex & Age Groups
Population/Child
Population/Children/all
Diagnostic Test Results
CT Scan
MRI/Knee abnormal
Associated Diseases & Rule outs
Associated Disease & Complications
Exostosis
Disease Mechanism & Classification
Class
CLASS/Bone disorder (ex)
CLASS/Skeletal (category)
Process
PROCESS/Congenital/developmental (category)
PROCESS/Structural/anatomic/foreign body (category)
PROCESS/Anomalies/Deformities/Malformations (EX)
Definition

Benign hypertrophy that projects outward from the surface of bone, often containing a cartilaginous component.

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